My client is looking for a Wordpress Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. The ideal candidate has experience with design and code, the drive of an Entrepreneur, and enjoys fast paced projects where they are the lead creative and have direct client contact. Responsibilities will include client face time, interpreting a brand’s qualities, and creating and translating UI/UX design wireframes to actual design and code. The main area of focus will be creating responsive websites leveraging Wordpress and its themes and plugins.
Understand and interpret brand standards
Develop new user-facing features
Build reusable code and design template libraries for future use
Optimize responsive site for maximum speed and scalability
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
Ensure Web Accessibility is considered
Drive challenges forward with an entrepreneurial attitude
Strong web design skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
Basic understanding of LESS or SASS.
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility
Experience working with Wordpress, and identifying and troubleshooting issues.
Experience with creating responsive designs
Knowledge of image authoring tools (Photoshop)